06 - have different resources to invest in education Assets and college few parents can afford $10,000 out of income Housing Provides stability

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Anthro 11/15/06 Globalization post 1970’s Refers to global links in markets Movement of people, capital, jobs, culture Made possible by revolution in technology transportation and communication Educational structure is an opportunity structure, provides skills and knowledge for success in occupational world Class and education: wealth and collge Social class is important for desire to go to college, and attendance For poor youth, knowing parents cant afford, must work out of money needs, can depress educat. Aspiration Dropouts are from lower classes Attendees at community colleges are from lower class Financing education Assets much more important in financing than income, two family with same income
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Unformatted text preview: have different resources to invest in education Assets and college, few parents can afford $10,000 out of income Housing Provides stability, confidence in family, overcrowded house leads to poor health and absences from school, asthma for children from south Bronx, environmental racism, pollution in neighborhoods wit color Cycle of poverty, poor neighborhood and school breed poor education and poor jobs William Julius Wilson “declining sig of race” class not race Most whites believe black receive equal education and housing 1/3 believe black face bias against police 75% 145 million white people said multiple black friends, only 35 million black people for them to be friends with...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course ANTHRO 101 taught by Professor Hayes during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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